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Signet ring

Seal Ring

French
early 19th century


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

Height x width (bezel): 7/16 x 3/8 in., 2.6 cm (1.1 x 1 cm, 1 in.)

Accession Number

18.568

Medium or Technique

Gold, silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Signet ring with octagonal bezel. The silver bezel features a central palm tree surrounded by the inscription “Rien ne me change”. The shoulders and shank are highly decorated with carved blossoms and leaves inlaid in the silver substrate. The inside of the ring is lined with gold sheet. The ring is a large size.

Inscription

"Rien ne me change"

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson